Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
Early Opening Update

November 30th, 2011, Golden, BC….Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is welcoming the winter season with an early opening this Friday December 2nd. The Champagne Powder Capital of Canada TM has received over 120cm of snow over the past seven days with the total snowfall to date surpassing 300cm. This weekend will mark a bonus weekend of operations, with the mountain opening for seven day a week operations on Friday December 9th.

“Winter opening day at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort has a solid reputation of providing epic ski conditions,” states Steve Paccagnan, President and CEO of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. “This year’s opening is guaranteed to live up to the Champagne Powder Capital of Canada TM title, with the opening of 75 runs, two alpine bowls and great coverage from the top of the mountain to the plaza. There will be plenty of terrain for everyone to enjoy.”

The Golden Eagle Express Gondola and Stairway to Heaven Chair will be turning for the entire weekend with operations on the Catamount Chair from 10am to 3pm on Saturday and Sunday. The mountain safety team will be opening 75 runs including Bowl Over, Crystal Bowl, the south facing slopes of Redemption Ridge and the entire lower mountain. The opening of additional terrain on CPR ridge is anticipated over the course of the weekend.

Kicking Horse Mountain Resort will be extending a 10% ticket window discount on all single day tickets during this bonus weekend of operations. (This offer is not transferable to other discount cards and programs and only valid at the Guest Service ticket window)

Early Season Packages are still available. Book today and save up to 25% on winter vacations. Find out more by calling 1.866.SKI.KICK. As well, purchase your Lake Louise Plus Card today to take advantage of great savings at the Kicking Horse Mountain Resort ticket window all winter long.

This winter Kicking Horse Mountain Resort has NEW partnerships with transportation providers including; Westjet, Brewster Travel Canada and Budget Rent A Car. All this, makes it easier than ever to access Kicking Horse Mountain Resort.

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